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Labor

staff | Miami FL | 1/23/17
500 people marched through the streets of downtown Miami, Jan. 20, Inauguration Day, in opposition to the Trump/Pence agenda.
Mick Kelly | Minneapolis, MN | 1/20/17
Hundreds of people were on the picket line at 6 a.m. Jan. 20, in front of Home Depot in northeast Minneapolis to support striking janitors, who are...
staff | Boston, MA | 1/19/17
Food service workers at Northeastern University announced that they will be walking off of the job at 12:00 noon on Jan. 20, in protest of President-elect...
staff | United States | 1/16/17
200 workers from “Hallmark” garment factory were striking during last week, demanding their unpaid wages.
staff | Frankfort, KY | 1/12/17
Teamster Local 89, headed by President Fred Zuckerman, issued a blistering statement slamming the passage of a ‘right to work’ law and a measure repealing...
Dave Schneider | Jacksonvile, FL | 12/28/16
On Dec. 8, President-elect Donald Trump announced fast food executive Andy Puzder as his pick for Secretary of Labor. Puzder is the CEO of CKE Restaurants...
Analysis, Labor, Trump
Richard Blake | Jacksonville, FL | 12/02/16
On Nov. 18, Teamsters in the U.S. and Canada awoke to find that Jim Hoffa had won re-election as president of the International Brotherhood of the...
Eric Struch | Chicago, IL | 11/19/16
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is sharpening its knives, ready to come after mechanics, bus and train operators in Amalgamated Transit Union Locals...
staff | Jacksonville, FL | 11/16/16
On Nov. 15, rank-and-file Teamsters in the southern U.S. delivered a huge blow to Jim Hoffa Jr., the current general president of the International...
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | Palestine | 10/29/16
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following Oct. 29, 2016 statement from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).